Tag: Food

BUSINESS

World Food Prices Show Decline

World food prices fell in June for the first time in 12 months, pushed lower by declines in vegetable oils, cereals, and dairy products. The information was released by the United Nations food agency. The FAO Food Price Index averaged 124.6 points in June, down 3.2 points from May, but still 31.5 points higher than its level in the same […]

NEWS

UN — Millions Face Food Crisis In Yemen

UN continues to warn that over 10 million people in Yemen face acute food shortages. If urgent action is not taken to avert the imminent famine, the situation will prove dire for the country, the agency emphasized. United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) said it needed $737m to the end of the year to keep its aid program running in […]

Food

How To Make Your Noodle Soup With A Difference

The sizzle is nothing. Food is everything. Obey your taste. Cheers to something completely different – the chicken noodle soup! Packed with onions, and pungent pepper with a hint of garlic, and ginger to help boost the immune systems and that’s just to get you ready. Don’t forget the veggies for extra nutrients—and to put you into cruise motion use […]

TALKING BOOKS

The Thyroid Cure By Michelle Corey

“Statistics show that there are roughly 15 million people in the US with autoimmune thyroid disease. Approximately 12.5 million of these have been diagnosed with Hashimoto’s and 2.5 million of these with Grave’s disease,” remarked author, Michelle Corey. The thyroid gland is located at the front of the neck. It secretes thyroid hormones that control metabolism, including growth and energy […]

NEWS

FDA Puts A Halt To 7 Synthetic Flavoring Substances

The FDA has called to halt the use of seven food additives after environmentalists and food safety experts presented evidence showing six of the seven flavoring substances caused cancer in laboratory animals. The seventh synthetic flavor styrene was removed because it is no longer used by manufacturers. The six flavoring substances include synthetically-derived benzophenone, ethyl acrylate, eugenyl methyl ether (methyl […]

LIFESTYLE

4 Survival Hacks That May Actually Kill You

Throughout the world, there is a deep fascination with surviving in the wild. It’s fun to imagine what we might do if left alone in the woods or the desert—as long as that never becomes a reality. Ideally, we will never have to figure out where to find food or water in the middle of the jungle, but if we […]

NEWS

Multistate Outbreak Of Salmonella Mbandaka Infections

According to cdc.gov, public health and regulatory officials in several states as well as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka infections. The agency reported that as of June 14, 2018, 73 people have been infected with the strain of Salmonella Mbandaka from across 31 states. It noted that the illnesses started from March 3, 2018, to May 28, 2018, […]

NEWS

Anthony Bourdain America’s Culinary ‘Rock Star’ Dead At 61

CNN’s food anchor Anthony Bourdain reportedly committed suicide in a Paris hotel room in France on Friday. The news of the death of the renown gifted storyteller and writer has left the world in a shock. He was 61. “It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain,” CNN noted in a […]

Food HEALTH/FOOD

Get These Cancer Fighting Foods In You

The “C” word, cancer, is the dread of most people today.  It is defined as a disease in which abnormal cells divide uncontrollably and destroy body tissue. There are more than 100 types of cancer, including breast cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, and lymphoma. Symptoms vary depending on the type. Cancer treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation, […]

TRAVELOG

5 Top Caribbean Countries To Visit At Christmas!

Do you want a break from the snow and white Christmas this year? If you do and want to escape home for some Christmas fun with the family in a warm-weather destination, the Caribbean provides the perfect oasis for you! You will enjoy Christmas with a Caribbean flavor creating some lifetime memories. Here are five of the best places to […]